November 22, 2017
Show Time: 6:00 pm
** Adult tickets available for purchase online. Youth tickets ONLY available for purchase at the box office. Youth tickets are not available for online purchase. Tickets are general admission and are not date specific. **
This year’s Festival of Trees takes place Nov. 22-29. Lobbies of the Embassy Theatre and Indiana Hotel are transformed into a wonderland of Christmas trees under the theme of “Silver Bells.” This year marks the festival’s 33rd celebration.
Guests will tour the theater as they view 50+ decorated trees and animated holiday windows. Admission includes a visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus, festive entertainment on the theater stage, including performances featuring the Grande Page pipe organ.
Founded in 1984, the Festival of Trees supports ongoing operational and restoration efforts for the Embassy Theatre Foundation. The festival is the organization’s largest annual fundraising event.
Tickets are $8/adult, $4/youth ages 4-12. Children 3 and under are free (ticket required). Purchase tickets at the STAR Bank box office at the Embassy Theatre, 800.745.3000 and ticketmaster.com.
The Embassy’s Festival of Trees is a holiday tradition for northeast Indiana. Visit the Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. in downtown Fort Wayne.
Festival of Trees hours:
Wednesday, Nov. 22 (6-9 p.m.): Night of Lights sponsored by Broadway at the Embassy
Thursday, Nov. 23 (4-8 p.m.): Thanksgiving Day sponsored by Broadway at the Embassy
NEW IN 2017: Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas” movie screening (5 p.m.)
Friday, Nov. 24 (12-8 p.m.)
Saturday, Nov. 25 (12-8 p.m.)
Sunday, Nov. 26 (12-8 p.m.)
Monday, Nov. 27 (9 a.m.-1 p.m. & 5-9 p.m.)
Tuesday, Nov. 28 (9 a.m.-1 p.m.)
Wednesday, Nov. 29 (9 a.m.-1 p.m.)
Breakfast with Santa: Nov. 24-26 (9:30-11:30 a.m.) Separate ticket required. $15 for all guests.
Tots & Trees Day: Nov. 27 (9 a.m.-1 p.m.) Family-friendly. Selfies on stage encouraged.
Fort Wayne Children’s Choir Community Sing-along: Nov. 27 (5-9 p.m.) Performance from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Kingston Senior Day: Nov. 28 (9 a.m.-1 p.m.) Refreshments provided by Kingston Healthcare.
The 33rd annual Festival of Trees returns to the Embassy! It is the Embassy’s signature fundraising event, and dollars raised benefit operations and programming. Founded in 1984, the Festival of Trees is a fundraising and community goodwill event. Revenue supports ongoing operational and restoration efforts for the Embassy Theatre Foundation, Inc. The Embassy’s mission is to preserve and operate one of Indiana’s largest historic theater. The Embassy manages ongoing restoration and maintenance efforts, all with the primary goal of improving and securing the theater for future generations. These efforts are accomplished by offering diverse programming and events and welcoming 150,000 patrons each year. Families will enjoy numerous activities each day. For complete details visit fwembassytheatre.org All guests require a ticket for entry. Children 3 & under are free but still require a ticket.